Women's Central North Coast golf tourney at Nambucca Heads | photos

NAMBUCCA Heads Golf Club hosted the Women's Central North Coast Annual Tournament, starting with a welcome party on the Monday night, followed by two days of serious golf for 166 players.

The back end of the event saw a ‘let your hair down dinner’ that had the clubhouse rocking, and finally, 156 fronted the starter for foursomes on Thursday.

The CNC committee ran the event with local members pitching in as spotters, raking bunkers and directing traffic so all ran smoothly.

The Open WGCNC Champion was Amelia Mehmet-Grohn from Coffs Harbour with 148, runner-up Joy Lawrence Sawtell 172. Closed Champion Wendy Johnstone CH 170, runner-up Carol Blair FT 173. Champion of Champions was Joy Lawrence Sawtell 172.

Div 2 Champion Jo Ellis SW Rocks 192, runner-up Jenny Johnston NH 194. Div 3 Champion Donna Easey NH 72 stableford points, runner-up Deidre Byrne NH 65. Div 4 Champion Gayle Lord FT 63, runner-up Betty Kitchen Bula 62.

Gayle Lord won the Judith Bransdon Salver, Jane Horne and Jo Horton won the Beryl Avery teams event for Wauchope. The AA Maloney Cup was won by Jane Horne, Lyn Kelly, Lyn Hobson and Ann Marie Campbell for Wauchope. The Essie Chadwick Salver was won by Nambucca Heads Henny Oldenhove, Jenny Johnston, Jan Harris and Donna Easey.

WGCNC Foursome Champions were Wendy Johnstone and Margaret Spokes, Coffs Harbour, 87. Runners-up Mary Harrison and Christie Jones, Wauchope 91. Div 1 nett Christine Dickson and Margaret Bateman, Port Macquarie 73.5. Div 2 gross Jean Ramsey and Jeanette Brett, Kew 105. Div 2 nett Jean Donald and Annette Mitchell, Kew 76.5.